Zambian-born international economist and author who analyzes the macroeconomy and global affairs. She currently serves on the dambisa moyo dead aid pdf free download of Barclays Bank, the financial services group, Seagate Technology, Chevron Corporation, and Barrick Gold, the global miner.
She worked for two years at the World Bank and eight years at Goldman Sachs before becoming an author and international public speaker. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry and MBA from American University, an MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School, and a DPhil in Economics from Oxford. Dambisa Moyo was born in 1969 in Lusaka, the capital of Zambia and studied chemistry at the University of Zambia.
She finished her degree in the U. American University in Washington, D. Moyo received a BS in Chemistry from American University in 1991, and an MBA in Finance from the university in 1993.
Kennedy School of Government in 1997. In 2002 she received a DPhil in Economics from St Antony’s College, Oxford University. Her Oxford studies were in macroeconomics, and her doctoral dissertation was on savings rates in developing countries.
Following her MBA from American University, Moyo worked at the World Bank from May 1993 to September 1995. She was a consultant in the Europe and Central Asia department and the Africa department, and co-authored the World Bank’s annual World Development Report.
After pursuing her MPA and PhD degrees at Harvard and Oxford, Moyo joined Goldman Sachs as a research economist and strategist in 2001. She was at the company until November 2008, working mainly in debt capital markets, hedge funds coverage, and global macroeconomics. Part of her tenure at Goldman Sachs was spent advising developing countries on the issuing of bonds on the international market.
After leaving Goldman Sachs, Moyo joined the board of directors of the international brewer SABMiller in 2009. In 2010 Moyo joined the board of directors of Barclays Bank. In 2011 she joined the board of directors of the international mining company Barrick Gold. In 2015 Moyo joined the board of directors of data storage company Seagate Technology.